Russian Olive

Elaeagnus angustifolia

 Russian Olive

Height: 20′
Spread: 20′

Shape: Rounded, irregular
Foliage: Silvery-gray

Fall Foliage: Yellow
Exposure: Full sun

Zone: 2-6

Excellent as a large shrub or small tree, this desirable landscape plant has small, highly fragrant flowers in spring followed by decorative silver-yellow berries. An excellent xeriscape plant, it is great for use as a windbreak, and is salt and drought tolerant.

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Drought and urban tolerant!

Photo courtesy of Bailey Nursery